Things to do in Athens: The National Garden

Behind the Tomb of the Unknown soldier on Amalias street, at the top of Syntagma (Constitution) Square is what you may call "Athens greatest treasure".

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Greek Easter

Greece plays host to religious festivals with deeply rooted customs and centuries-old traditions all year round. One of the greatest celebrations of Christianity is Easter. The faithful Christians all over Greece follow the Holy Week ritual devoutly, giving themselves body and soul into the culmination of the Passion of Christ and finally rejoicing in His Resurrection. Let’s take a deeper insight into ancient-old rituals and traditions…

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Eat healthy in Athens!

Though pretty much everyone agrees that Greek cuisine is among the world’s best, there are still enough misconceptions and unknowns that may, if you have specific dietary preferences, make travelling and eating in Greece seem daunting. However, the ‘Mediterranean diet’ side of Greek cooking, famous for supporting longevity and treating meals as a ritual of hospitality, is pretty much all around and the stereotype that Greek food is mostly meat is exactly that - a stereotype.

 

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